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  • busy-wait
    vi. Used of human behavior, conveys that the subject is busy waiting for someone or something, intends to move instantly as soon as it... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION

  •  View Definition: fortune cookie 

    fortune cookie

    [WAITS, via UNIX] n. A random quote, item of trivia, joke, or maxim printed to the user's tty at login time or (less commonly) at logout time. Items from this lexicon have often been used as fortune cookies. See cookie file.